Lectures and seminars Extra Honorary CMM Lecture

29-04-2022 3:00 pm Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna Rolf Luft Auditorium L1:00, Anna Steckséns gata 53

The Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases: Coming of Age with Human Genome


Dan L. Kastner M.D., PhD.
NIH Distinguished Investigator, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

Dr Dan Kastner, USA has pioneered the understanding of autoinflammatory syndromes and described a new group of rare autoimmune diseases, using ingenious genetic and immunologic methodologies. He has taken the basic understanding of these syndromes to successful therapeutic applications. Dan Kastner will provide us with an honorary lecture after receiving the Crafoord Prize in polyarthritis 2021 in Lund, Sweden earlier in the week for establishing the concept of autoinflammatory diseases.

Host for the extra honorary lecture is Professor Lars Klareskog, Karolinska Institutet.